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being second choice

I don’t know if this is a commonality among everyone’s experiences, but I’ve recently had the experience of realising that I’m everyone’s second choice.

And god it feels like shit. 151 more words

Self Esteem

Why Swimming Pools Should Take A Relaxed And Tolerant Attitude To Nude Swimming In ‘Adults-Only’ Sessions

I have taken to nude swimming in my local leisure centre and think that others, if they want to, shouldn’t be shy.  It creates a sense of freedom both bodily and mentally, and is an exhilarating experience.  1,227 more words

Human Liberation

The tightrope

In my own experience, I have found OCD to be alienating and distancing. I feel separated and distracted, as if I was out of sync with everything around me. 874 more words

Parents, Children & Reunification

Last week, I participated in a fascinating, multidisciplinary roundtable discussion about the challenges professionals face in reunification cases. Specifically, when a parent wishes to establish a parent-child relationship when there is none and when a child refuses involvement with a parent. 174 more words

Frequently Asked Questions

My Lonely Seasons Pass/A Mad World Poem: Christine Ray & S. Francis

A collaboration between Christine of Brave and Reckless and S. Francis of SailorPoet

The days blend, one into the other,

Waking naked into the world, I stare… 54 more words



Nuran Yıldırım

Middle East Technical University

Throughout the 1980s, the United Kingdom has challenged by a changing political and economic transformation from state-centered into a neo-liberal form. 1,301 more words

Film Analysis

Parental Alienation — A Poem by mylifeiswear.com

I would like to thank mylifeiswear.com for this heartfelt poem on parental alienation.  This poem could easily be written for many mothers and fathers, who are the targets of parental alienation.   536 more words